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Theophylaktos exkoubitor (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Double border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Double border of dots.

θεοφ
υλκτο
υεβη
τοροσ

Θεοφυλάκτου εξκουβήτορος

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Double border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Double border of dots.

θεοφ
υλκτο
υεβη
τοροσ

Θεοφυλάκτου εξκουβήτορος

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1067
Diameter 1.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει. Θεοφυλάκτου εξκουβήτορος.

Mother of God, lend Thy aid. (Seal of) Theophylaktos, exkoubitor.

Commentary

This is perhaps an overstruck seal, as there appear to be traces of a previous strike on the obverse.